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Jul 29, 2015 05:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Plants and animals share more in common than we tend to think, with new research finding that both groups respond to stress in similar ways, at least from a biochemical standpoint.
Jul 24, 2015 08:36 AM ET // Elizabeth Goldbaum, LiveScience
A century-long puzzle over how delicate strands of glistening ice burst through rotting tree branches, like heads of hair, is closer to being solved.
Jul 18, 2015 10:00 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Only about a quarter of precipitation ends up in the oceans. Where does the rest go? Continue reading →
Jun 5, 2015 12:30 PM ET // Discovery News
Photographer Steve Axford captures amazing, sometimes eerie, views of mushrooms and other fungi.
Jun 3, 2015 10:45 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The oldest tree in Muir Woods National Monument, thought to be 1,500 years old, actually is only about half that age. Continue reading →
May 22, 2015 12:30 PM ET // ABC Science News
Listen to the sound a plant makes as it dies of thirst -- it's heartbreaking. Continue reading →
May 11, 2015 08:40 AM ET
If fruit trees grow from seeds, how do seedless fruit reproduce?
Apr 27, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Orchid lips are irresistible to pollinators, such as bees, and these lips can develop and change over time.
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